Bernie Sanders Camp: The Fix Was in Against Us

WASHINGTON — Bernie Sanders marketing campaign says they now have proof.

With final yr’s main nonetheless roiling the Democratic occasion greater than a yr later, two former Bernie Sanders marketing campaign officers are charging the Democratic National Committee provided their marketing campaign a much less favorable fundraising deal than Hillary Clinton’s staff acquired.

The problem of whether or not the occasion was taking part in favorites in 2016 has been thrust to the fore this week after former DNC interim chair Donna Brazile launched an excerpt of a forthcoming guide that alleges the occasion, underneath her predecessor, basically let itself be taken over by the Clinton marketing campaign forward of the 2016 presidential primaries via such an settlement.

Almost two years because the begin of the Democratic main season, the occasion remains to be combating most of the identical battles, with either side insisting they wish to transfer on if solely the opposite would allow them to.

The allegations from Brazile, a longtime occasion operative who as soon as managed Al Gore’s presidential marketing campaign, have fed into Sanders supporters’ pre-existing grievances and left Clinton loyalists as soon as once more claiming there’s nothing to see right here.

Brazile known as what occurred a “cancer” on the occasion and mentioned it revealed the DNC’s unfair favoritism of Clinton throughout the primaries, when the nationwide occasion group was speculated to be impartial in such a contest.




Image: Donna Brazile

Democratic National Committee Vice Chair Donna Brazile takes the stage throughout the second day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, July 26.